Josh 1 1 1. Always check that the device you have in mind to buy is supported in Linux and Ubuntu before buying. Accessed 26 July Click and drag to select the region of the scanning area that you wish to use for the final scan. I have heard following these steps have worked for others and that the MFC print drivers is all you should need on some models to make both work. For details and our forum data attribution, retention and privacy policy, see here.

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The MFCC is compatible with both Windows and Macintosh computers; however, the exact process involved in scanning a document varies depending on your operating system. Scanner the “File” menu, and select the “Scan” option.

[ubuntu] Brother MFC c Scanner

References 2 Brother USA: Questions Tags Users Badges Unanswered. Raise the scanner cover. So you can try removing the printer set up and driver, disconnect it from the computer. This being a brother device I do know that they can be a pain to get both printer and scanning capabilities to work correctly in any Linux distrobution if hrother isn’t supported.


Among these is an integrated flatbed scanner, capable of operating at a maximum resolution of 19, dots per inch, with bit color scan depth. Turn your document over and place it on the scanner glass, with the upper-left corner of the document next to the upper-left corner of the glass. June 25th, 2. In brother mfc 240c scanner to brother mfc 240c scanner rules edit, you may have to copy or symlink some files.

June 29th, 9. I can get it to work if I don’t set it up as a printer first.

For your specific manufacturer click here. But if the scanner works the printer part never will, and vice versa.

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Click on the button labeled “Scan. He has also published articles online for websites like eHow. June 25th, 1. Then reconnect it and try setting it up to scan first. But first things first!

You’ll save yourself a possible headache. June 29th, 8. Mine doesn’t work this way. Review brother mfc 240c scanner options displayed in the upper-left corner of the “Scanner Setup” window.

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June 26th, 5. Other than what I have already stated the following is basically my experience and some suggestions. Originally Posted by dragon Brother MFC c Scanner Hi all i really need some help with installing my printer scanner brother mfc c I have the printer working with brother mfc 240c scanner problems but I cant get the scanner to work at all, I have followed all the guides that i brother mfc 240c scanner find on the web and this forum but with no results.

How to Scan on a Brother MFC-240C

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Click on the “Scan” button to generate the final scan of your document. Turn your document over and place it on the scanner glass with the upper-left corner of the document next to scanber upper-left corner of the glass.